|The Easter Seal Teleparade of Stars From 1955|
The Easter Seal Teleparade of Stars From 1955
Keywords: Teleparade of Stars; Easter Seal; Classic TV
Downloads: 1,693 (1 review)
|Shower of Stars - Lend an Ear (October/28/1954)|
Shower of Stars: Lend an ear Hosted by William Lundigan with Bergen/McCarthy, Gene Nelson, Sheree North and Mario Lanza. Aired "live" and in color on Oct. 28, 1954. Like it's the case with most early color broadcasts, it seems that only a b/w kinescope survives.
Keywords: Shower of Stars; Classic TV; Live TV; Kinescope; CBS; 1950's Television; 1954; Chrysler; Plymouth
Downloads: 1,320 (1 review)
|60s 70s celebrity TV ads: Farrah Fawcett, Lindsay Wagner etc|
Vintage car and cosmetic television ads by before-they-were-famous stars. Robert De Niro - AMC Ambassador (1969) Farrah Fawcett - Union 76 (1972) Dustin Hoffman - Volkswagon (1966) Kim Basinger - Bright Side Shampoo (1972) Lindsay Wagner - Twice as Nice Shampoo (1967) John Travolta - US Army (1973) Cybill Shepherd - Cover Girl (1969)
Keywords: advertising; tv; television; movie; stars; celebrities; commercials
|Stump The Stars - Nina Foch vs. Michael Landon|
An episode of the US game show "Stump the Stars" from 1963. Special guests are: Nina Foch and Michael Landon. This show is also known as "Pantomime Quiz".
Keywords: Classic TV; Television; Stump the Stars; 1960s; Sixties
|Stump The Stars - Dean Jones vs. Roger Smith|
An episode of the US game show "Stump the Stars". Special guests: Dean Jones and Roger Smith. Episode is incomplete.
Keywords: Stump the Stars; 1960s; Sixties; Classic TV; Television
Downloads: 1,129 (1 review)
|Hollywood: The Fabulous Era (Henry Fonda TV Special) - David L Wolper|
This one hour TV special tells the story of Hollywood from the advent of sound up to the modern day. Originally Aired 28 November 1962. Hosted by Henry Fonda.
Keywords: Classic TV; Hollywood; Henry Fonda; Movie Stars; TV Special
Downloads: 8,267 (4 reviews)
|''Shower of Stars'' - High Pitch|
An episode of the television series "Shower of Stars". This musical comedy episode features Tony Martin, Marguerite Piazza, William Frawley, and Vivian Vance. Originally aired 12 May 1955. (this is a B&W kinescope of a color broadcast, with the color version being lost).
Keywords: Classic TV; Television; Shower of Stars; Tony Martin; William Frawley; Vivian Vance; Musical; Comedy
|''Shower of Stars'' - Time Out for Ginger|
An episode of the 1950s television series "Shower of Stars". This politically incorrect episode features Jack Benny, Ronnie Burns, Gary Crosby, Edward Everett Horton, Ruth Hussey, Larry Keating, Janet Parker, and Mary Wickes. Originally aired 6 October 1955 on CBS.
Keywords: Classic TV; Television; Shower of Stars; Comedy; Jack Benny; 1950s; 50s; Fifties
|Stump the Stars - Nick Adams vs. Paula Prentiss|
An episode of "Stump the Stars" from 1963. Special guests are: Nick Adams and Paula Prentiss. This was a CBS game show also known as "Pantomime Quiz".
Keywords: Stump the Stars; Nick Adams; 1960s; 60s; Sixties; TV; Television
Downloads: 1,988 (1 review)
|''Shower of Stars'' - 1 November 1956|
An episode of the variety TV series "Shower of Stars". This episode features Jack Benny, Nanette Fabray, and the Johnnie Ray. Lots of comedy & music. Despite the odd running time, this is indeed complete...(thanks you Spelvin for info on the 5 minutes...oh yeah, and for the record the color version of this telecast is lost)
Keywords: Classic TV; Television; 1950s; 50s; Fifties; Shower of Stars; Johnnie Ray; Jack Benny
Downloads: 2,116 (1 review)
|''Stump the Stars'' - Julie London vs. Fabian|
An episode of long-running game show "Stump the Stars" (aka "Pantomime Quiz"), originally broadcast 26 August 1963. Fabian and Julie London are the guests, along with regulars Sebastian Cabot, Beverly Garland, Stubby Kaye, Ruta Lee, Richard Long, and Ross Martin. Complete with original commercials for the Chex cereals...
Keywords: Classic TV; Television; Stump the Stars; 1960s; Fabian; Julie London; Game show
|Stump the Stars - Ed Begley vs. Jeanne Crain|
An episode of of the CBS game show "Stump the Stars" from 1963. Special guests are: Ed Begley and Jeanne Crain. Also known as "Pantomime Quiz".
Keywords: Stump the Stars; Game Show; Classic TV; Television; 1960s; 60s; Sixties
Downloads: 3,430 (1 review)
|Pantomime Quiz (misc 1955 episode)|
An episode of the light-hearted game show "Pantomime Quiz" from 1955. In this show, eight celebrities play a variantion on the popular "Charades" game. Celebrities include: Richard Egan, Elaine Stritch, Jerry Lester, Lori Nelson, and Hans Conried. Includes original commercials! Sorry for the slight cut-off at the end. This show later changed title to "Stump the Stars".
Keywords: Classic TV; Television 1950s; 50s; Fifties; Pantomime Quiz; Jerry Lester; Stump the Stars; Game Show; Panal Show
|Hollywood Without Makeup - Ken Murray|
A collection of behind the scenes and home movies from the golden age of Hollywood. Hosted by Ken Murray with a Special appearance by Kirk Douglas. Features footage of: Eddie Albert, June Allyson, George K. Arthur, Mary Astor, Lew Ayres, Max Baer, Lucille Ball, Richard Barthelmess, Rex Bell, Edgar Bergen, Sally Blane, Humphrey Bogart, John Boles, Pat Boone, Eddie Borden, Hobart Bosworth, Clara Bow, William Boyd, Fanny Brice, Paul Brooks, Joe E...
Keywords: Classic TV; Hollywood; Ken Murray; Movie Stars; TV Special; Home Movies; Behind the Scenes
Downloads: 17,205 (8 reviews)
|''Cavalcade of Stars'' - 26 August 1950|
An episode of the DuMont Network series "Cavalcade of Stars" starring Jackie Gleason. Special guests: Bert Wheeler and Vivian Blaine. Please forgive the awful picture quality, as well as the very weak writing: At first, they didn't know what to do with Gleason. The writing improved considerably in later episodes, added with an increased emphasis on Gleason.
Keywords: Cavalcade of Stars; Jackie Gleason; DuMont Network; DuMont Television Network; Classic TV; Television; Bert Wheeler; Vivian Blaine; June Taylor Dancers; Bad Picture Quality; Crappy Picture Quality
|''Cavalcade of Stars'' - 3 June 1950|
An episode of the DuMont Network variety series "Cavalcade of Stars" from 1950, starring Jerry Lester. Special guests include: Paul Winchell & Jerry Mahoney, Jane Pickens, John Garfield, and Kim Stanley. The picture & sound quality is very poor, though.
Keywords: Cavalcade of Stars; Classic TV; Television; 1950s; 50s; DuMont Network; DuMont Television Network; Paul Winchell; Jerry Mahoney; Jane Pickens; John Garfield; Kim Stanley; Jerry Lester
Downloads: 774 (1 review)
|''Shower of Stars'' - 17 February 1955|
An episode of the television series "Shower of Stars". This episode includes lots of music and comedy, and is best described as a "revue". Guests are: Anna Maria Alberghetti, Harry James, Shirley MacLaine, Johnnie Ray, and Larry Storch.
Keywords: Classic TV; Television; 1950s; 50s; Fifties; Shower of Stars; Anna Maria Alberghetti; Harry James; Shirley MacLaine; Johnnie Ray; Larry Storch
|''Cavalcade of Stars'' - Fragments|
Fragmentary footage (possibly from two different episodes) of the DuMont Television Network series "Cavalcade of Stars", with Jackie Gleason. Please forgive the painfully bad picture & sound quality. Segments include: June Taylor dancers, Jackie Gleason stand-up comedy, Jane Pickens sings two songs, "The Bachelor" sketch, June Taylor dancers, Lysol commercial, Novelty comedy trio (contains mild stereotypical image), Spoof of product testing.
Keywords: Cavalcade of Stars; Jackie Gleason; 1950s; 50s; Fifties; Classic TV; Variety Show; Variety Series; June Taylor Dancers; DuMont Network; DuMont Television Network; Jane Pickens
|Jackie Gleason on "Cavalcade of Stars"|
Jackie Gleason on segment of the popular 50's TV series "Cavalcade of Stars", doing a sketch called "The Honeymooners", which was later turned into a sitcom. "Cavalcade of Stars" started in 1949 and quickly became one of the most popular shows on The DuMont Television Network. Jackie Gleason was the 3rd and most popular host of the series. "The Honeymooners" started as a series of sketches, and later became a classic CBS sitcom still shown in syndication today...
Keywords: Jackie Gleason; The Honeymooners; Cavalcade of Stars; 50's TV; 1950's Television; Classic TV; Kinescope Recording; DuMont Television Network; DuMont Network
Downloads: 51,152 (7 reviews)
|''Cavalcade of Stars'' - 2 September 1950, 19 August 1950|
The surviving footage from two episodes of DuMont's variety series "Cavalcade of Stars" starring Jackie Gleason. To my knowledge, neither episode survives complete. Please forgive the very poor picture quality. Guest include: vaudeville duo Smith & Dale, singer Gracie Barrie, singer Donald Richards, pianist Victor Borge, and Frances Langford. Gleason barely appears in the surviving footage. The picture quality from a worn-out tape is so horrible that your eyes will bleed and you will want your e...
Keywords: Cavalcade of Stars; Jackie Gleason; 1950s; 50s; Fifties; DuMont Network; DuMont Television Network; Bad Picture Quality; Crappy Picture Quality; My Eyes are Bleeding; Variety Series; Variety Show; Old; Smith & Dale; June Taylor Dancers